Fordham University’s Graduate School of Arts and Sciences is a selective school with a population of 426 master's and 334 doctoral students enrolled in 35 programs and departments for the Fall 2017 semester.
The Admissions Process
Admission application is considered complete and ready for review only when it consists of your submitted online application and all required supplemental materials.
Letters of Recommendation
Provide all recommenders with at least one month’s advance notice to submit their recommendations. To facilitate this process, enter each recommender’s name and email address into the application as soon as you begin filling it out. They will be notified electronically of your request before you submit your application.
GRE exams should be taken at least one month prior to the application deadline to ensure timely receipt of scores by GSAS Admissions. Our GRE school code is 2259.
Transcripts should be ordered at least one month prior to the application deadline and sent to:
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
441 East Fordham Road
Bronx, NY, 10458
Notification of admission decision for will be sent via email beginning mid-February.
Email questions regarding admissions to firstname.lastname@example.org
Students are encouraged to visit Fordham to speak with the faculty of the department/program to which they are applying.
Online Application Assistance
If you need assistance filling out or submitting the online application please contact GSAS Admissions by telephone during business hours (9 a.m. - 5 p.m. EST) at 718-817-4416.
Application Fee: $70
Facts about 2016 - 2017 class
- M.A./M.S. - 49%
- Ph.D. - 15%
- M.A./M.S. - 3.6
- Ph.D. - 3.6
- M.A./M.S. - 159
- Ph.D. - 161
- M.A./M.S. - 154
- Ph.D. - 156
GRE Analytical Writing:
- M.A./M.S. - 4.25
- Ph.D. - 4.5